Dioscorea bulbifera is a perennial vine with broad, alternate, heart shaped leaves. it can grow to 20m at 20cm a day. It typically climbs to the tops of trees and has a tendency to take over native plants. Considered a noxious weed in Florida. The plant forms bulbils in the leaf axils of the twining stems, and tubers beneath the ground. These tubers are like small, oblong potatoes. Some varieties are edible and cultivated as a food crop.

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It requires moist air.

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It has no serious pest or disease problems.

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